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Leading U.S. Health Organizations Call for Action on Mental Health and Climate Change

On Aug 31, 2020
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📣 ANNOUNCING the creation of the Social Climate Leadership Group at #ACLS2020LIVE, a group dedicated to protecting population mental health in an era of rapid climate change. Take action: https://t.co/HEZVAE8aAT
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Leading U.S. Health Organizations Call for Action on Mental Health and Climate Change The Social Climate Leadership Group Launches Vision and Call to Join Today, as part of American Climate Leadership Summit 2020, 17 national organizations publicly announced the Social Climate Leadership ...

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On Aug 31, 2020
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📣 ANNOUNCING the creation of the Social Climate Leadership Group at #ACLS2020LIVE, a group dedicated to protecting population mental health in an era of rapid climate change. Take action: https://t.co/HEZVAE8aAT
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Leading U.S. Health Organizations Call for Action on Mental Health and Climate Change

Leading U.S. Health Organizations Call for Action on Mental Health and Climate Change

Leading U.S. Health Organizations Call for Action on Mental Health and Climate Change The Social Climate Leadership Group Launches Vision and Call to Join Today, as part of American Climate ...

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How the Mental Health Community Is Bracing for the Impact of Climate Change

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Using Telehealth to Meet Mental Health Needs During the COVID-19 Crisis

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Opinion: Climate change challenges can affect mental health

Opinion: Climate change challenges can affect mental health

There is general consensus among relevant medical associations that climate change will bring about mental health problems.

Is mental health a concern for COVID-19 ?

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Focussing on mental health form the onset will help foster a more comprehensive and sustainable response to COVID-19.

Royals in `television takeover´ for mental health campaign

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The Every Mind Matters campaign aims to empower people to manage the early symptoms of poor mental health.

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In 2017, the majority of Americans experienced temperatures that were well above average or the warmest ever recorded (Figure 3)13, with increasing frequency and intensity of heatwaves ...